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...My undergraduate degree is in mathematics, and I have worked as a computer professional, as well as a math tutor. My doctoral degree is in psychology. I think this is a wonderful combination: I can relate to students, understand their frustrations and fears, and at the same time I deeply unders...
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...I am also professionally trained under phonics principles and have passed the state examination (RICA). Study skills are inevitable in imparting towards students. It helps them eventually be independent towards acquiring and retaining learned information and concepts. As a tutor, I encourage and help my students strategize in preparation for tests, new lessons and homework.
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...Applications are critical for hands-on understanding and to build the mathematics into our physical world. After all, calculus was developed to help communicate and model the world around us. Nerdy aside: what piqued my interest in this subject was when I was awestruck to find out that y = x^2 and y = 2x were related.
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...I've found that most problems older students have with more advanced mathematics can be traced back to an insufficient grounding in the most basic ideas. I enjoy helping students make sense out of what too often has become mysterious and mechanical. I have a master's in mathematics and am a former mathematics instructor at Sonoma State University.
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